Concerto Competition Greater Miami Youth Symphony

Saturday, 2/23/2013

9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Adult Ticket: $12; Youth: $7 (ages 4 to 14)

The Deering Estate will host the annual concerto competition of the Greater Miami Youth Symphony (GMYS), showcasing the best young musicians South Florida has to offer. Students in the Greater Miami Youth Symphony's Concert and Symphony orchestras will compete for the opportunity to perform a concerto with one of the orchestras in the GMYS season gala concerts held in May.

Youth Artist in Residence – Greater Miami Youth Symphony
The GREATER MIAMI YOUTH SYMPHONY strives to “enrich the cultural foundation of our community, while instilling lifelong values of discipline, teamwork, responsibility, respect, and cultural appreciation to young musicians, ages five through eighteen, through learning, rehearsing, and performing in a professional, positive environments." The GMYS serves the youth of South Florida. Young musicians are from multi-ethnic backgrounds and scholarships are available ensuring that no child will be turned away from GMYS for financial reasons.

With the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.